On Saturday, March 24, Episcopalians across the diocese will join marches against gun violence organized by youth in the wake of the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
Prayer Service at Cathedral
Christ Church Cathedral will hold a prayer service at 9 a.m. on Saturday before March for Our Lives. It will be led by Bishops Doug Sparks of Northern Indiana and Bill Gafkjen of the ELCA Indiana-Kentucky Synod.
March in Indianapolis
Bishop Jennifer will rally with Episcopalians at the end of the Indianapolis march, which will begin at 11 a.m. at the Indiana Statehouse (note new location). Episcopalians who want to march together will gather at Christ Church Cathedral for the prayer service (see above). Sign up online to receive updates on the event from March for Our Lives, and use #MarchEpiscopal to connect with other Episcopalians marching around the country.
March in New Albany
Join the people of St. Paul’s New Albany at March for Our Lives-Southern Indiana. The March begins at 10 a.m. at Bicentennial Park in downtown New Albany and will be over for those who also want to attend March for Our Lives in Louisville, Kentucky at 1:30 p.m. Meet the Rev. Rick Kautz at 9:30 a.m. in the southeast corner (street side) of the park. Learn more about the New Albany march on the March for Our Lives website.
Youth to March in Washington D.C.
More than forty youth and adults from the Diocese of Indianapolis will travel by bus to Washington D.C. for March for Our Lives and a prayer vigil at Washington National Cathedral. Learn more and contact Victoria Hoppes with questions.
Episcopalians March Across the Country
Learn more from Episcopal News Service about how Episcopalians across the United States are participating in March for Our Lives, and use #MarchEpiscopal in social media posts to connect with other Episcopalians.
To learn more about March for Our Lives events in other cities, visit the March for Our Lives website.